Episode from the podcastThis Day in Esoteric Political History

The MOVE Bombing (1985) w/ Gene Demby

Released Thursday, 13th May 2021
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It’s May 13th. This day in 1985, the Philadelphia police department ended a standoff with the MOVE group by dropping two firebombs from a helicopter on a rowhouse, which eventually led to an entire city block burning to the ground and 11 people being killed.

Jody, Niki, and Kellie are joined by Philly native Gene Demby of NPR’s “Code Switch” podcast to discuss the incident and its aftermath.

Find a transcript of this episode at: https://tinyurl.com/esoterichistory

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